SonarQube developer edition cfamily plugin error in Azure Devops

  • SonarQube Version 7.7 (build 23042)

  • ##[error]ERROR: Error during SonarScanner execution
    java.lang.IllegalStateException: Fail to download plugin [cpp].
    https://{sonarqube baseurl}/api/plugins/download?plugin=cpp&acceptCompressions=pack200 returned code 500.

  • potential workaround : No Work around worked

  • The cfamily plugin does exist on the server.


Welcome to the community!

You’re getting a 500 code. That means an error on the server. You need to check your server logs.

Also, 7.7 is past EOL. You should upgrade at your earliest convenience. Your upgrade path is:

7.7 -> 7.9.4 -> 8.5 (last step optional)